Ali Modell, ERYT-500, is dedicated to teaching yoga as an interdisciplinary and contemplative path with a focus on applied anatomy and the mindfulness traditions. Ali's primary guide has been Tias Little of Prajna Yoga based in Santa Fe, NM, and she now teaches on behalf of Prajna Yoga as a Senior Instructor. Ali is also a Relax and Renew Restorative Yoga Teacher certified by Judith Hanson Lasater, committed to the Insight Meditation tradition and influenced by Tom Myers' Anatomy Trains. She is currently studying East Asian medicine including acupuncture and classical herbal medicine at the Pacific College of Oriental Medicine in Chicago. Rooted in the midwest and teaching since 2005, Ali offers workshops and training programs nationally, and in 2009-2010 taught for Pure Yoga–Taiwan.